48 months
49218 USD/year
49218 USD/year
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The Neuroscience program from Earlham College focuses on understanding the brain and the nervous system, seeking to answer questions about the brain, behavior, thought, memory, emotion, or neuropsychiatric disease.


You will have unparalleled access to and attention from our Biology and Psychology faculty who will know you and who will use their resources and networks to help you find and follow your career path.

Understanding the brain and the nervous system

While at Earlham College, you will be able to pursue original research topics with individual faculty members, and in your senior year you will develop and conduct your own neuroscience research project.

Are you fascinated by the human brain?

As an interdisciplinary major, Earlham College’s Neuroscience program draws on psychology, biology, chemistry and other fields, allowing for a deep and wide understanding of how the brain and nervous system work.

If you’re interested in a career in healthcare, medicine, scientific research or therapy, the Neuroscience major might be a good fit for you.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cells, Genes and Inheritance
  • Topics in Neuroscience
  • Cell Physiology
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Nervous System
  • Principles of Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Earlham expects applicants to complete at least 15 academic high school units or the equivalent.
    • Earlham takes your cumulative grade point average into consideration when reviewing your application.
    • All international students whose first language is not English must provide verification of English proficiency in order to apply for an F1 visa.
    • Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), and/or Advance College Project (ACP) courses help us gauge if you are ready for the rigorous Earlham curriculum but is not a requirement. Though we understand that not every school offers these programs, if we see that you’re taking Advanced or Honors courses or any courses that are at the highest level that the school offers, we take that into consideration when reviewing your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49218 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49218 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    49218 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49218 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Richmond

871 - 1410 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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